Aziz Choudry was Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Social Movement Learning and Knowledge Production in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education, McGill University, and Visiting Professor at the Centre for Education Rights and Transformation (CERT), University of Johannesburg. He is editor of The University and Social Justice, Activists and the Surveillance State and Just Work? Migrant Workers' Struggles Today (Pluto, 2020, 2019, 2016).
Explores activist movements in higher education from around the world, and their connections to broader anti-capitalist and anti-colonial struggles.
A reading list exploring Left Wing Social Movements from the African continent or by African people.Read full article
From small acts of resistance in call centres and art galleries, to the strength of an international trade union, these books explore the activism that fights for change and makes global capitalism precarious.Read full article
Police, security agencies and spies disrupting opposition to the dominant political order has a long history. Aziz Choudry analyses spycops as a someone who has been subjected to its repression.Read full article